Many government funding programs and initiatives are now open for applications, supporting a variety of projects you may be able to implement for your business.


Small and medium sized companies may access up to $50,000 in funding to assist with international market development opportunities. Up to 50% of costs for export marketing may be covered.

Genomic Innovation for Regenerative Agriculture, Food and Fisheries (GIRAFF)

Funding for projects that provide genomic solutions to enhance the BC agriculture, food and fisheries sectors and increase their resiliency and sustainability. Funding provided by the BC and federal governments through programs delivered by IAF and Genome BC.
• Program intake is now open with a 2-step application process:
• Statement of Interest is due by May 10, 2022.
• For those invited to submit a full application, deadline is July 4, 2022.

BMP Cost-Shared Funding, Investment Agriculture Foundation

Many Environmental Farm Plan (EFP) participants enjoy increased efficiency, profitability and new customers as a result of increased environmental sustainability. What opportunities exist on your farm? BC producers must have current environmental farm plan to apply for BMP Cost Shared Funding.

BC Climate Agri-Solutions Climate Fund (BCCAF)

Funding for BC farmers to adopt Beneficial Management Practices (BMPs) that store carbon and reduce GHGs in the areas of nutrient management, cover cropping, and rotational grazing. Funding is provided through the federal government.
• First intake will be launched ~ June 2022